Issue No.11 - November (2006 vol.39)
Ian Foster , Argonne National Laboratory
Carl Kesselman , USC Information Sciences Institute
DOI Bookmark: http://doi.ieeecomputersociety.org/10.1109/MC.2006.397
The study and creation of the infrastructure required to enable system-level science--the integration of diverse sources of knowledge about the constituent parts of a complex system with the goal of obtaining an understanding of the system's properties as a whole--is becoming increasingly important, spawning new knowledge in variety of fields at a rapid pace.
System-level science, Grid computing, Earthquake prediction, SOA technologies
Ian Foster, Carl Kesselman, "Scaling System-Level Science: Scientific Exploration and IT Implications", Computer, vol.39, no. 11, pp. 31-39, November 2006, doi:10.1109/MC.2006.397